What is mustahab?

Q: Can you please explain the term mustahab. I know it means preferable but I don’t fully understand the term.


A: If you do it you will be rewarded and if you don’t do it, it will not be counted as a wrong.

And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.


Answered by:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)